Safety Evaluation of Raised Speed Limits on Kansas Freeways and Other Roadways

The main objective of this study is to evaluate the safety effects of raising speed limits on Kansas freeways and to compare that with what has been experienced due to the speed limit changes in other types of roadways in the state of Kansas.

    Language

    • English

    Project

    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $58000
    • Contract Numbers:

      RE-0689-01

      C2079

      K-TRAN: KSU-16-3

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Kansas Department of Transportation

      Eisenhower State Office Building
      700 SW Harrison Street
      Topeka, KS  United States  66603-3754
    • Managing Organizations:

      Kansas Department of Transportation

      Eisenhower State Office Building
      700 SW Harrison Street
      Topeka, KS  United States  66603-3754
    • Project Managers:

      Buckley, Steven

      Rhoads, Thomas

    • Performing Organizations:

      Kansas State University Transportation Center

      Kansas State University
      Department of Civil Engineering
      Manhattan, KS  United States  66506
    • Principal Investigators:

      Dissanayake, Sunanda

    • Start Date: 20160101
    • Expected Completion Date: 20170831
    • Actual Completion Date: 0

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01593491
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Kansas Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: RE-0689-01, C2079, K-TRAN: KSU-16-3
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Mar 11 2016 4:56PM